Written by Aaron Sorkin
Directed by Rob Reiner
Stars: Tom Cruise, Jack Nicholson and Demi Moore
The actors chosen are: Tom Cruise, Jack Nicholson, and Demi Moore. Realism is the type of acting style that was used in the film. The actors appeared realistic as if they were actually in the Marine Corps. The text refers to realism, as opposed to stylized acting, can also be thought of as naturalistic. This is acting that doesn't draw attention to itself but instead gives the impression of genuine human action and reaction. (Goodykoontz & Jacobs, 2014). The scene that could be considered as realism is the courtroom scene when Col. Jessup is on the witness stand and Lt. Kaffee is questioning him about the code red. In this scene its Nicholson's use of personality acting that really draws you to this scene.
This scene displays the arrogance of Col. Jessup. He does not like the fact that he was called into the courtroom to respond to questions about PFC Sant…